An academic priority at Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), a US school system and recipient of the 2010 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, was to organise and optimize resources for improved academic results. A measure of effectiveness in this area was the percent of budget spent on instructional categories. In 2007, the most recent year for which comparative state data was available, MCPS spent 61.3% of its budget on instructional categories. This was higher than the statewide avera...

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